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The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones by Wendelin Van Draanen
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May 29, 2018 | ISBN 9781101940433

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Praise

Winnner of the Josette Frank Award
This award for fiction honors a book of outstanding literary merit in which children or young people deal in a positive and realistic way with difficulties in their world and grow emotionally and morally.

“Van Draanen’s engaging story is characterized by clever writing, a palpable affection for her characters, and a deep understanding of what’s important about life. Readers will love Lincoln Jones.”—Kirkus Reviews

“Van Draanen skillfully wraps up her tale, offering a realistically happy ending. A story with a perfect balance of mirth and poignancy.” — School Library Journal

“Van Draanen effectively portrays the frustrations of aging and memory loss through a mix of humor, sharp-eyed observations, and compassion. It’s a moving coming-of-age story about creating new and unexpected connections.” — Publishers Weekly

“Lincoln is a delightful narrator.” — Booklist

“A sweet and ultimately positive family drama.” — Bulletin

Awards

Josette Frank Award WINNER 2017

New Hampshire Great Stone Face Children’s Book Award NOMINEE 2017

Bank Street Child Study Children’s Book Award SELECTION

New Hampshire Great Stone Face Children’s Book Master List SELECTION

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